BBC Sport - Semesa Rokoduguni: From Afghanistan to Twickenham
From Afghanistan to Twickenham
- From the section Rugby Union
BBC Sport's Joe Wilson reports on the remarkable journey of Semesa Rokoduguni from serving in Afghanistan to making his England debut at Twickenham against New Zealand.
The Fijian-born winger was spotted whilst playing rugby for the armed services and was soon awarded a professional contract by Bath.
Rokoduguni will line up against the world champions on Saturday as England begin their Autumn International fixtures.